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 Exercise equipment at the Marina Green is closed off to the public on March 30, 2020 in San Francisco.
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Holly Quan
April 01, 2020 - 7:20 am
The extension of the Bay Area’s shelter in place Tuesday came with new rules and guidelines to further limit the opportunities for crowds and gatherings. With authorities concerned that too many people were still gathering in too many places, officials ratcheted up the rules on outdoor recreation...
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'Shelter In Place' Ordered For Bay Area As Localities Escalate Response To Coronavirus Pandemic
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All News KCBS Radio
March 31, 2020 - 8:21 pm
San Francisco Mayor London Breed was the first major city mayor in the country to declare the initial shelter in place order in early March, and has received praise for doing so.
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Congressman Adam Schiff
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All News KCBS Radio
March 31, 2020 - 5:58 pm
Congressman Adam Schiff told KCBS Radio how California businesses and employees will be impacted by the $2.2-trillion relief package.
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President Donald Trump speaks about the coronavirus in the James Brady Press Briefing Room of the White House, Tuesday, March 31, 2020, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
AP News
March 31, 2020 - 4:57 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Tuesday warned Americans to brace for a “hell of a bad two weeks” ahead as the White House projected there could be 100,000 to 240,000 deaths in the U.S. from the coronavirus pandemic even if current social distancing guidelines are maintained. Public...
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A view of San Jose.
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Jennifer Hodges
March 31, 2020 - 3:50 pm
Santa Clara County officials have announced stricter guidelines for businesses, with social distancing now mandatory, to try to get an upper hand on the coronavirus.
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lon Musk, founder and chief engineer of SpaceX speaks at the 2020 Satellite Conference and Exhibition March 9, 2020 in Washington, DC.
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All News KCBS Radio
March 31, 2020 - 3:16 pm
Tech and biotech companies are offering creative ways to assist in the battle against the deadly coronavirus.
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r Gavin Newsom speaks in front of the hospital ship USNS Mercy that arrived into the Port of Los Angeles on Friday, March 27, 2020.
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All News KCBS Radio
March 31, 2020 - 1:34 pm
Gov. Gavin Newsom announced a new effort to help seniors overcome isolation induced by the coronavirus pandemic and the subsequent shelter in place order. In partnership with a number of health care partners, the initiative looks to tackle the loneliness, anxiety, and isolation of shelter at home...
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This illustration, created at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), reveals ultrastructural morphology exhibited by coronaviruses.
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Tim Ryan
March 31, 2020 - 11:04 am
Joining a new UC San Francisco study on COVID-19 is easy as picking up your smartphone. The study is called “COVID-19 Citizen Science,” and participants simply download the app and answer daily questions about their health and lifestyle.
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San Francisco Mayor London Breed (C) speaks during a press conference as San Francisco police chief William Scott (L) and San Francisco Department of Public Health director Dr. Grant Colfax (R) look on at San Francisco City Hall on March 16, 2020.
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Holly Quan
March 31, 2020 - 8:05 am
San Francisco officials are worried that new cases could accelerate rapidly in the city if officials can’t deal with a growing outbreak at one of the state’s biggest nursing homes.
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Hand made cloth masks
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Jeffrey Schaub
March 30, 2020 - 10:18 pm
A group of public health graduate students in the Bay Area has organized a nationwide volunteer effort to create and pass out hand-made face masks to hospitals and clinics.
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